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New polymer films conduct heat instead of trapping it

Engineers have flipped the picture of the standard polymer insulator, by fabricating thin polymer films that conduct heat —...

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Patterns of compulsive smartphone use suggest how to kick the habit

Researchers conducted in-depth interviews to learn why we compulsively check our phones.

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For low-income countries, climate action pays off by 2050

A new study shows that beyond the benefits of reduced extreme weather in the long term, global mitigation efforts...

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New charge transfer and separation process

Scientists have discovered a new charge transfer and separation process named Twisted Intramolecular Charge Shuttle (TICS), paving a new...

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Magma is the key to the moon’s makeup

For more than a century, scientists have squabbled over how Earth’s moon formed. Now researchers say they may have...

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The FCC wants to roll out ‘improved broadband’ to over 106,000 rural homes and businesses by 2028

Back in January of 2018, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced a proposal that could have allocated over $500 million...

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Marriott will launch ‘Homes & Villas’ to compete with Airbnb

Marriott, the world’s largest hotel chain, will be launching its own home sharing division according to reports from the...

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Burger King will launch its meat-free ‘Impossible Whoppers’ nationwide by the end of 2019

As we reported earlier this month, Burger King has been market testing its meat-free “Impossible Whoppers” for several weeks...

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AMD confirms Gold Editions of Ryzen 7 2700X and Radeon VII, alongside free games and more

AMD has confirmed the release of commemorative hardware for its 50th birthday in the form of a “Gold Editon”...

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High school students perform stage adaption of Alien to the delight of Ripley herself

Ridley Scott, who directed the film way back in 1979, reportedly donated $5,000 to the school to put on...

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